Careers

Job vacancies


Programming Analyst

Full-time, based in London

CST’s Research team plays a vital role in CST’s mission to protect the Jewish community from antisemitism and terrorism. As the Programming Analyst will work closely with CST’s researchers, and especially those who work in the Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) hub. Your focus of work will be to understand the key challenges and produce relevant technical solutions to those challenges.

The role requires excellent knowledge of various programming languages, as well as a strong interest in terrorism, extremism, and antisemitism.

Applicants are invited to submit their CV together with covering letter to careers@cst.org.uk, writing ‘Programming Analyst’ in the subject heading.

To find out more, please see the full job description.

Closing date for applications: 31 August 2021 but may close earlier if a suitable candidate is found.


Security Officer

Full-time, based in London

The role is to proactively work as part of a team to control the access and exit of staff and visitors to the building.

You will be responsible for detecting and reacting to any suspicious activity as well as preventing vandalism, thefts or any other criminal behaviour. You will possess outstanding surveillance and observation skills and have had experience of working with surveillance systems. You will also have a good understanding of the legal guidelines of area security and public safety.

SIA license or being a CST Level 3 cardholder or above is essential for the role.

Applicants are invited to submit their CV together with covering letter to careers@cst.org.uk, writing ‘Security Officer’ in the subject heading.

To find out more, please see the full job description.

Closing date for applications: 31 August 2021 but may close earlier if a suitable candidate is found.


Security Officer

Part-time/flexible hours, based in London     

For this role, we are looking for someone who can be very flexible in their approach to work; whether that is to work in the daytime or at night; weekdays or weekends, or cover holiday and sickness absence, sometimes at short notice.

The main focus of the role is to proactively protect Shield House and the staff that work within as well as visitors to the building. You will be responsible for detecting and reacting to any suspicious activity as well as preventing vandalism, thefts or any other criminal behaviour.

You will possess outstanding observation skills and have had experience of working with computer-based technology. You will also have a good understanding of the legal guidelines in the area security and public safety.

Applicants are invited to submit their CV together with covering letter to careers@cst.org.uk, writing
‘Part-time Security Officer’ in the subject heading.

The closing date for applications is 30 July 2021, but may close earlier if a suitable candidate is found.


National Control Room Operator

Shift work: full or part-time, based in London

The role of Control Room Operator means being part of the team who are responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of the 24/7 National Security Control Centre.

This includes making sure you are trained to the highest level in using the various technologies and also capable of working under pressure to perform your duties in the event of a live incident. 

Applicants are invited to submit their CV together with covering letter to careers@cst.org.uk, writing ‘National Control Room Operator’ in the subject heading.

To find out more, please see the full job description.

Closing date for applications: 31 August 2021 but may close earlier if a suitable candidate is found.


Nighttime Control Room Operator (three-month maternity cover)

Shift pattern - 4 nights on / 4 nights off

Hourly rate - £12.50

The role of Control Room Operator to being part of the team who are responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of the 24/7 National Security Control Centre. This includes making sure you are trained to the highest level in using the various technologies and can work under pressure to perform your duties in the event of a live incident. The role involves gathering information from CCTV, radio, and telephone to inform the security department of potentially hostile incidents and assist them during live incidents that might be directed at the Jewish community.

Applicants are invited to submit their CV together with covering letter to careers@cst.org.uk, writing ‘Maternity Cover - Control Room Operator’ in the subject heading.

To find out more, please see the full job description.

Closing date for applications: 31 August 2021 but may close earlier if a suitable candidate is found.


Volunteer opportunities

CST Security Volunteer

Would you like to learn new skills, get fit, defend yourself and contribute to protecting the community?

To apply to become a CST volunteer security officer, please complete our online application form.

Please provide two referees who have known you for over five years and are current members of CST (alternatively, a professional member of the community e.g. rabbi, lawyer, accountant).